THE FROG BLUES and JAZZ ANNUAL No2 - Musicians, Records, Music of the 78 Era
Frog Blues Annual No 2 is is jam packed with information and photos, and looks fantastic!
Its contents Include: New original research and articles by Mark Berresford, Paul Swinton, Bruce Bastin, Russ Shor, Alex Van Der Tuuk, Howard Rye, Chris Hillman and many others. 'Blues and Jazz Advertised' from the era of the 78 record plus reprints of many 'lost' interviews and articles from the artists themselves. And more stunning original portrait artwork by Chris Powell.
176 packed full colour A4 pages of text with over 180 photographs and illustrations, many previously unpublished. From Stan Atkins to Edmonia and Fletcher Henderson, Blind Joe Taggart to King Oliver, Robert Johnson to Freddie Keppard and Clarence Williams to Sylvester Weaver. They're all here, and more, in the number two edition of this exciting publication.
Each copy comes with a complimentary 26 track CD that includes many classic recordings as well as previously unissued rarities, test pressings, vanity and field recordings plus alternative takes by some of the greatest (and obscure) Blues and Jazz artists of the 20s and 30s. Remastered to perfection by Nick Dellow. Here.
The Frog Blues and Jazz Annual Number 2 - FREE CD - Full personnel and discography in the book!
1. King Oliver Orchestra - My Good Man Sam
2. Edmonia Henderson - Nobady Else Will Do
3. Sidney Bechet - High Society
4. State Street Stompers - Panama Blues
5. Memphis Jug Band - KC Moan Number 2
6. Bunk Johnson - Demo of Buddy Bolden's Cornet Style
7. Blind Joe Taggart - Preshious (sic) Lord
8. Robert Johnson - Crossroads Blues Number 1
9. Walter Barnes Royal Creolians - Third Rail
10. Cookie's Gingersnaps - Messin' Around
11. Erskine Tate's Vendome Orchestra - Chinaman Blues
12. Troy Floyd Orchestra - Wabash Blues
13. Marie Cahill - The Dales Blues
14. Ed Bell - Starvation March
15. Frank Melrose - Whoopee Stomp
16. Savoy Bearcats - Stonegate Stomp
17. Omer Simeon - Beau Koo Jack
18. Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers - Sidewalk Blues
19. Sammy Price and his Four Quarters - Blue Rhythm Stomp
20. Bert Johnson - Nasty but Nice
21. Pierre de Callaux - Chinese Memories
22. Stan Atkins Band - Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet
23. Kaniu and Lula - Tomi Tomi
24. Jim and Bob (The Genial Hawiaans)- Sweet Georgia Brown
25. Casey Bill and his Orchestra - Round and Round Number 2
26. Jazz Gillum - Key To The Highway